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Population Highlight
Total Enrollment 17,915
Undergraduate 14,650
Graduate 3,265
Men 6,250
Women 11,665

UNCW Student Population

There are 17,915 students including 14,650 undergraduate and 3,265 graduate students at University of North Carolina Wilmington for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 13,226 full-time and 4,689 part-time students with gender distribution of 6,250 male and 11,665 female students. University of North Carolina Wilmington is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 6,269 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

University of North Carolina Wilmington has a total enrollment of 17,915 with a gender distribution of 34.89% male (6,250 students) and 65.11% female (11,665 students). There are 5,290 male and 9,360 female students in undergraduate school and 960 male and 2,305 female students are attending graduate school at University of North Carolina Wilmington.
Student Population By Gender
University of North Carolina Wilmington
TotalMenWomen
Total17,9156,25011,665
Undergraduate14,6505,2909,360
Graduate3,2659602,305
Full-time13,2264,9128,314
Part-time4,6891,3383,351
[Chart] University of North Carolina Wilmington 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

University of North Carolina Wilmington has 13,226 full-time and 4,689 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 11,989 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 2,661 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 1,237 students are full-time and 2,028 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
University of North Carolina Wilmington
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total17,91513,2264,689
Undergraduate14,65011,9892,661
Graduate3,2651,2372,028
Men6,2504,9121,338
Women11,6658,3143,351
[Chart] University of North Carolina Wilmington Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At University of North Carolina Wilmington, 6,269 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 10,763 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 17,915 students. In undergraduate schools, 14,148 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 2,884 students are attending some online courses.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
University of North Carolina Wilmington
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total17,91514,6503,265
Online Exclusively6,2693,9422,327
In Some Online Classes10,76310,206557
Not In Online Classes883502381
[Chart] University of North Carolina Wilmington Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at University of North Carolina Wilmington. There are 98 American Indian/Native American, 13,808 White, 991 Black/African American, 337 Asian, 1,303 Hispanic, 15 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 403 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
University of North Carolina Wilmington
TotalMenWomen
Total17,9156,25011,665
American Indian/Native American983563
Asian337137200
Black/African American991304687
Hispanic1,303490813
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander15510
White13,8084,7599,049
Two More682248434
Race Un-Known416155261
[Chart] University of North Carolina WilmingtonRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at University of North Carolina Wilmington.
Age Distribution
University of North Carolina Wilmington
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total17,91514,6503,265
Under 183693690
Age 18-194,4644,4640
Age 20-214,9274,86562
Age 22-242,8932,199694
Age 25-292,0021,166836
Age 30-341,098602496
Age 35-39721350371
Age 40-49986435551
Age 50-64442191251
Over 641394
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] University of North Carolina Wilmington 2021 Age Distribution of Enrollment